[PATCH v2 1/4] ath10k: synchronize tx/rx reporting to mac80211

Kalle Valo kvalo at qca.qualcomm.com
Wed Aug 28 00:23:27 EDT 2013

Michal Kazior <michal.kazior at tieto.com> writes:

> According to mac80211 docs tx and rx reporting
> routines must not run concurrently unless they are
> _irqsafe variants.
> This doesn't fix any visible bug but is apparently
> the right thing to do as per the documentation.
> Signed-off-by: Michal Kazior <michal.kazior at tieto.com>

I had a quick chat with Johannes and Sujith about this. The concurrency
requirements are for the STA PS race in AP mode (see

I think we should drop this frame, revisit later and properly analyse
how to fix the race. But it would be good add this to the todo list:


Kalle Valo

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